Dog walking in Williamsburg

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How it works

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Flexible scheduling

Select the date and time that best suit your needs. Want a walk ASAP? We’ve got you covered.

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Customized for your pup

Choose between a 20-minute, 30-minute, or 60-minute stroll for your dog.

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Track your walk with our live GPS tracker, then view your detailed report card after the walk.

What is Wag!?

Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of pre-screened and insured pet sitters and dog walkers. In less than 15 minutes you can book a nearby dog sitter, daycare provider, or dog walker, who'll take complete care of your loved one - at their place or yours.

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Clarice GWilliamsburg, VA

5.0

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Hello, my name is Clarice! I am so excited to meet your dog! I currently travel between MD and VA during my breaks with school. I have two fur babies of my own, an 8 year old shih tzu mix that I’ve had for 4 years and a 10 month old American shorthaired cat that I’ve had for 4 months. I’ve had several years of dog walking and sitting experience with various breeds both professionally and for friends and family. I live an active lifestyle naturally so I find dog walking to be fun and engaging!

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Emma JWilliamsburg, VA

4.9

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“Excited to meet & care for your beloved dog!”

Ever since I was little I've been a HUGE dog lover and animal lover in general. I grew up with my first dog Jake and after he passed my family got our dog we have now, Cali. I've been surrounded by dogs my entire life and my compassion for them has grown more and more each year. I have a great deal of experience with taking care of dogs and would love to further that with Wag! I will treat your dog as if it were my own and can't wait to meet them!

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Can run with dogs, High energy dogs, Fast walker, Dogs who pull, Puppy care

Samantha MWilliamsburg, VA

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Hello, I am a reliable animal lover with a flexible schedule. I grew up around rescue dogs my whole life and are also comfortable around cats. During high school, I volunteered at my local animal shelter. I am a recent college graduate and running my online business. I am a proud owner of a beautiful two year old rescued schnauzer mix. I believe it is essential to give the best care to our animals. Being a pet mom, I understand the balancing act of working, going to school, and trips that may come up. You want only the best for your animal. I have reliable transportation and a flexible schedule to help you and your fur baby when such times arise. Can’t wait to work with you and your fur baby soon.

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Brittany SWilliamsburg, VA

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Hi! I'm Brittany and I've been working in the pet industry since 2008! My first job at 15 was at a local grooming salon where I worked for 9 years! I grew up loving and caring for a beautiful Golden Retriever named Cocoa and Now currently own a magestic English Pointer Named Beaulie. I have lots of experience with numerous breeds and I am confident I can bring your furry 4 legged best friend the best experience possible today!

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Jarrett HWilliamsburg, VA

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Hello! My name is Jarrett and I own a beautiful 11-year-old mutt named Macie. I rescued Macie when she was 6 months old and have cared for her ever since. I have worked for Wag for about 2 years garnering lots of experience and important tips to learn how to better care for your dogs when I’m working with them. Numerous neighbors and friends have had me watch their dogs while they go on vacation, and I've been walking dogs for years! I can't wait to meet your dog and do some business!

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Oliver BWilliamsburg, VA

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Hello, my name is Oliver, and I am a current college student at George Mason University. I love different types of animals and especially dogs! I have grown up with animals, currently I care for two dogs, two cats, and a Bearded Dragon. My pets are like family to me and I am sure they are as well for you too so I will make sure I treat your family like my own.

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Cara VWilliamsburg, VA

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Hi I’m Cara and I am a rising Senior at William and Mary. I have lived with dogs my whole life and at a dog lover through and through! I have helped with anything from Great Danes to Jacob Russel Terriers so I’m excited to help and meet your dog!

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Agustin OWilliamsburg, VA

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Hey! My name is Agustin and I would love to take your dog on a walk today! I have an adorable boy named Chief who is young and energetic, and before he passed I had an older dog named Rudy so I have experience with dogs of all ages. I used to work for my local animal shelter and just enjoy working with animals. I promise you and your dog will be glad you picked me.

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Justin FWilliamsburg, VA

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“A Walk a Day, Keeps the Vet Away!”

Ever since I was young I have had a love for animals. I grew up with a Sheltie named Cocoa who passed away when I was young and most recently a Long-Haired Dachshund named Gustav. I have babysat my sisters Pitbull Amber and her two cats when she went on vacation and took care of my other sisters Rhodesian Ridgeback who's name is Neaera, when she also went on vacation. For my confirmation I chose the name Francis for his love of animals and my love of animals.

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Shaelin MWilliamsburg, VA

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I am a sophomore at Christopher Newport University pursuing my bachelor's of science in biology. My goal is to one day work in the care of exotic animals a zoo or wildlife sanctuary. When I'm not studying, I perform as a member of the Christopher Newport Marching Band. Outside of school, I live in Herndon with my mom and our two dogs. We currently have two large dogs, a boxer mix named Cooper and a mastiff named Hagrid (yes, like from Harry Potter) and both of them give me plenty of dog walking practice. I have had large dogs all my life and have learned to comfortably handle all sizes and types of dog. I love all types of dogs and have experience handling dogs with a wide range of personalities ranging from shy to aggressive to friendly and everything in between. I love getting to know new dogs and will take excellent care of your furry friends.

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Dog Walking in Williamsburg

There's more to the city of Williamsburg than history. This pet-friendly community offers a variety of activities that dogs can enjoy with their owners. Whether you like hiking, picnics, or shopping, you'll be able to share your experience with Fido here. If you're seeking professional care for your pup, there are seven clinics in the area.

Combine history and recreation with your pooch in Colonial Williamsburg. You can bring Fido with you when you walk the streets of the historical section of the city as long as you don't enter any of the buildings. There also are a few pet-friendly hotels in the area if you're visiting with your fur baby.

Plan a day in the park with your canine companion. Head about five miles east of downtown to New Quarter Park and go hiking through this 545-acre facility. You can explore a mixture of forest, meadows, and wetlands here. Leashed dogs are permitted here, provided that you pick up after them.

Share a peaceful stroll or picnic with your four-footed friend at Bicentennial Park. This passive facility has a brick walkway around the perimeter, benches, and open spaces. Wander through the trees and field, then relax for a spell while your special pal lounges at your side. Remember to keep your dog on a leash that's no longer than seven feet and to pick up his waste.

Williamsburg offers historical charm and a variety of pet-friendly outdoor activities that you and Fido can enjoy together!

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Williamsburg

Merrimac Trail/Colonial Parkway

48
Dog Parks
1 park

Population Density
1,924 per sq. mi.

Merrimac Trail/Colonial Parkway

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Around the intersection of Merrimac Trail and Colonial Parkway, you'll find a number of apartment complexes and some commercial areas. There are some sidewalks and wooded areas in the neighborhood where you and Fido can take a walk together. For open spaces and fresh air, head north to Waller Mill Park. This 2,705-acre facility includes picnic areas, walking trails, and a dog park. To use the off-leash area, dogs must be vaccinated, licensed, and registered at the Operations Building in the park. When outside the fenced play area, keep your furry friend on a leash that's  no longer than seven feet.

William and Mary

36
Population Density
2,082 per sq. mi.

William and Mary

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In the neighborhood around William and Mary, there are streets with single-family homes, duplexes, and apartment complexes. You'll find networks of walking paths in this area where you can go for a stroll with your pooch. There's a quiet, natural park on the south side of the neighborhood. Take your pup to College Landing Park and walk along the marsh walkway. Catch scenic views of College Creek, or bring along a blanket and have a picnic in the grass with your special pal. Dogs are welcome to join you here as long as they're on a leash that's no longer than seven feet and you clean up after them.

York Terrace

24
Population Density
1,422 per sq. mi.

York Terrace

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York Terrace is a partially wooded residential neighborhood with single-family homes, an elementary school, and a few small businesses. There are roads lined with sidewalks that provide a nice place for a stroll with your canine companion. Just east of the neighborhood, you and your four-footed friend can get some exercise and fresh air at Quarterpath Park. The 23-acre facility has some ball fields, a playground, and picnic areas. Take a walk through the grass and trees around the perimeter of this area. Dogs on a leash up to seven feet long can accompany you here. Remember to pick up any droppings.

Williamsburg West

12
Population Density
1,675 per sq. mi.

Williamsburg West

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The Williamsburg West neighborhood is a community with private residences. There's a paved walking path that winds through the area where you and your furry pal can go hiking. You can also head over to Kiwanis Park on Longhill Road to enjoy some green space while you exercise. This 27-acre facility has ball fields, a picnic area, and some woods. Go exploring with your pal, then grab a snack in the park. You can bring dogs here as long as they're on a leash up to seven feet long. Remember to bring waste bags with you and clean up any messes.

Berkeley Hills

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Population Density
1,847 per sq. mi.

Berkeley Hills

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Located just west of College Creek, the neighborhood of Berkeley Hills includes a hospital and private estates on wooded lots. This area has peaceful streets where you and your fur baby can take a walk. For a special adventure with your pal, head seven miles northwest to Freedom Park. There are about two miles of multi-use trails in this 600-acre forest. Walk past historical sites, through woods, and along streams in this outdoor retreat. Dogs on a leash up to eight feet long are welcome here as long as you keep them out of the buildings and pick up their droppings.